RubyConf Denver

November 8-10, 2021

All times listed in Central Time
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  • 8:30AM-5:30PM
    Prefunction/Registration area
  • 9:30AM-10:50AM
    Welcome Breakfast
    Sponsored by Orbit Prefunction/Registration area

    Stop by anytime for a casual breakfast buffet social.

  • 11:00AM-12:30PM
    A Gentle Introduction to Docker for Rubyists
    Jason Swett 708-712
    Run your first game day
    Thai Wood 707-711
  • 12:30PM-1:00PM
    Lobby B Cafe (near 708-712)
  • 1:30PM-3:30PM
    Tackling Technical Debt: An Analytical Approach
    Chelsea Troy 708-712
    Fundamentals of Joint Cognitive Systems
    Laura Maguire, PhD, John Allspaw 707-711
    Viewing Room: Previous RubyConf Game Shows

    Enjoy some snacks and relax over game shows of RubyConfs past. Stop by or stay for awhile!

  • 2:00PM-3:00PM
    Ruby Podcast Panel & Recording Moderated by Jemma Issroff, The Ruby on Rails Podcast
    Andrew MasonRemote Ruby
    Emily GiurleoThe Ruby on Rails Podcast
    Jason CharnesRemote Ruby
    Jason SwettCode with Jason
    Nick SchwadererThe Ruby on Rails Podcast
  • 2:00PM-5:00PM
    In-person Livestream Viewing
    4 Seasons 1

    Watch the livestream on screen amongst friends. Refer to the virtual schedule to see which talks will be showing.

  • 3:00PM-5:00PM
    Happy Hour
    Prefunction/Registration area

    Stop by and grab a drink before our Exhibit Hall’s soft opening. There will be snacks, alcoholic and nonalcoholic themed drinks available.

  • 3:30PM-5:30PM
    Exhibit Hall Open
    4 Seasons 2-4
  • 6:00PM-10:00PM
    WNB.rb Networking Reception
    Sponsored by: Unite Us Earl's, Full Enclosed Patio - 1600 Glenarm Place

    WNB.rb is a virtual community for women and non-binary Rubyists. Join us for our first ever RubyConf networking reception at Earls Glenarm for delicious food and an opportunity to meet other women and non-binary folks in the Ruby community. RSVP today.

  • 7:00PM-11:00PM
    Board Game Night
    Capitol Foyer (4th Floor, Hyatt)

    Bring your favorite game and join us for Board Game Night on Monday, Nov. 8th from 7-11 pm at the Mineral Foyer, Hyatt. This is a casual evening of fun with fellow Rubyists! You bring the games, we'll provide snacks and beverages!

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8:00AM Async Ruby
9:00AM Parallel testing with Ractors: putting CPUs to work Infrastructure
11:00AM Variable Width Allocation: Optimizing Ruby's Memory Layout Welcome to Ruby Internals
12:00PM Dungeons and Collaboration Teams
12:00PM This is not a talk about airplane crashes Complex Sociotechnical Systems
2:00PM Black Swans in Open Source – When We Broke the Internet Complex Sociotechnical Systems
4:00PM Beyond Blameless
12:00PM Using Monads for elegant error handling Functional Ruby
1:00PM Debugging Product Teams Teams
6:00PM Scaling Happy Engineering Teams Sponsored Session
6:40PM Engineering at Root Sponsored Session
7:15PM Rswag: Automated API Documentation Sponsored Session
7:55PM Virtual Job Fair
Engineyard, Wrapbook, Shopify, Kolide, Fullscript, CZI Watch now
Sponsored Session
8:50PM A message from Engineyard Sponsored Session
9:00PM Optimizing Production Performance with MRI JIT Ruby Performance
11:00AM Control methods like a pro
1:00PM Beware the Dreaded Dead End!!
2:00PM A History of Compiling Ruby Welcome to Ruby Internals
3:00PM Surprise! Inspiring Resilience Complex Sociotechnical Systems